As nouns the difference between suicidal and suicidism
is that suicidal
is someone suicidal, someone likely to kill themselves while suicidism
is the quality or state of being suicidal.
As an adjective suicidal
is pertaining to suicide.
Pertaining to suicide.
(of a person) Likely to commit, or to attempt to commit, suicide.
- He is an authority on the precursors of suicidal behavior.
(informal) Extremely reckless.
- After losing his job, his wife, and his leg in a single week, he became suicidal .
- His driving habits are utterly suicidal .
someone suicidal, someone likely to kill themselves
The quality or state of being suicidal.